Shaquille O'Neal has identified the next champion. But not in basketball.

Shaq, like many others, recently tweeted about Nijee TheFuture, a 5-year-old boxer who -- although we haven't seen him in an actual bout, which is probably a good thing considering his age -- looks quite impressive while sparring with his dad:

via Nijee.TheFuture on Facebook

Is he really the next champ? It's probably -- no, definitely -- too early to tell. But based on the photos and videos from his Facebook profile -- which date back to when he was 3 -- it's clear this kid has better technique and discipline than we could ever muster.

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